Found November 30, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Brady HokeDevin Gardner
Commentary: I don’t really know if I like what just happened on that final play call or not. No, take that back. I absolutely don’t! I don’t like at all that this classic game was decided on a two-point attempt after our kids played with such heart and fire and did almost the impossible. My initial reaction was also to go for two instead of kicking the extra point on Michigan’s final score. It was truly an emotional decision. That was until I actually realized that, yes, Brady Hoke was just about to do just that.  At that point, I felt a sudden emptiness begin to overtake me of which I could not describe. I realized what that feeling was only a few moments later. Some of us make decisions that we will stand behind till the end even though many believe we were incorrect in making them. Sometimes we make decisions we believe in but are not really required to given the circumstances. Time and place. I’m not sure it was the time to sacrifice all the determination displayed by our M...

Michigan football vs Ohio State game recap

In big rivalry games like Michigan-Ohio State, records and expectations can be thrown out. Michigan entered as a huge underdog as No. 3 Ohio State was expected to win, and win big. The Wolverines proved nearly everyone wrong and played right with the almighty Buckeyes, but fell just short, losing 42-41 in one of the greatest games in the history of the rivalry. “The Game” had...

Video: Michigan Goes For 2-Point Conversion For The Win, Ohio State Intercepts Devin Gardner

Well, the best rivalry in college football just might have given us the best game of the season. The Michigan Wolverines played host to No. 3 Ohio State in Ann Arbor today looking to play spoiler on what could end up another undefeated season. Not many gave Michigan a chance, but with 32 seconds remaining in the game, the Wolverines found themselves trailing by one following a Devin...

Devin Gardner Gutty in Loss to OSU

Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner has faced every form of criticism in his first full season under center. Saturday in a last minute loss to Ohio State, Gardner proved just how tough he was bringing the Wolverines back (VIDEO included).

GIF: Devin Gardner’s 1-yard TD run caps 99-yard Michigan drive

Michigan opened up their day offensively with a 99-yard drive capped off by a Devin Gardner 1-yard touchdown giving the Wolverines a 7-0 lead. After pinning Michigan at their own one-yard line after a punt, Gardner connected with Jeremy Gallon for a 89-yard reception which helped set things up for the Wolverines with a first and goal. Doran Grant also wasn’t much of a match for Taylor Lewan…

OSU avoids upset by stopping Michigan's two-point conversion

getty images The No. 3 Ohio State survived a scare on Saturday holding off Big Ten rival Michigan. Down by one with seconds left in the fourth quarter the Wolverines opted to go for a two-point attempt to secure a win and end the Buckeyes hopes at an appearance in the national championship game. The Buckeyes’ Tyvis Powell intercepted Devin Gardner’s pass keeping the undefeated...

Michigan Football: Valiant effort falls just short against Ohio State

Michigan was supposed to get steamrolled by Ohio State on Saturday. Everybody, myself included, said it. Instead, with 32 seconds remaining on the clock, the Wolverines stood on the threshold of a legendary victory. Devin Gardner had just connected with Devin Funchess on a 2-yard touchdown pass to pull Michigan within a point of the third ranked Buckeyes. Brady Hoke immediately signaled...

Video: OSU’s Braxton Miller Hooks Up With Devin Smith For 53-Yard Bomb TD

“The Game” is underway, and it’s already living up to expectations. After Michigan struck first on a 1-yard run by quarterback Devin Gardner, OSU has responded with a beautiful 53-yard touchdown pass from Braxton Miller to Devin Smith. The Wolverines and Bucks are tied at 7-7 early – this one may be worth keeping an eye on.

#3 Ohio State Wins Nail-Biter Over Rival Michigan 42-41

ANN ARBOR, Mi– With 32 seconds left in an absolute battle, Brady Hoke kept his Michigan offense on the field to go for the 2 point conversion. The Buckeyes defense locked down though and picked off the ball to win the game. In a game that boasted over 1,000 yards of total offense college football’s […]

Michigan fails on 2-point try late as Ohio State holds on in wild one

Michigan went for the victory - and Ohio State stayed undefeated. Tyvis Powell intercepted Devin Gardner's pass as the Wolverines went for a go-ahead 2-point conversion with 32 seconds left and No. 3 Ohio State held on for a 42-41 victory Saturday in one the most thrilling games in the history of the storied Big Ten rivalry. Gardner threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Devin Funchess...

Ohio State remains unbeaten under Urban Meyer beat Michigan 42-41

    Ohio State entered today's game on a 23 game winning streak. The last time the Buckeyes swallowed the bitter pill of defeat was against Urban Meyer's former team the Florida Gators, in 2012 (Gator Bowl). Meyer returned from his coaching sabbatical to inherit a Buckeyes team that went 6-7. For those old enough to remember prior to kickoff, this game ...

Three ejected after fight in Michigan/Ohio State game

It's rivalry week and that means that everybody is fired up and on edge. During the second quarter of the Michigan/Ohio State game, things came to a fever pitch after an Ohio State kickoff return. Underdog Michigan had just taken a 21-14 lead on a great throw and catch from Devin Gardner to Jeremy Gallon. The Wolverines kicked off and after a 16 yard return things got out...

Michigan – Ohio State: Still Out of Breath

There aren’t supposed to be moral victories in sports. At least not once you graduate high school. Wins or losses; there’s nothing more. Which isn’t to discount how much losing still hurts when you were in a game you were told you wouldn’t be in. You want to win even if you’re 60-point underdogs even if you know that doing so is less likely than solving the hunger crisis...

Horrorscape 2013: Michigan vs Ohio State

Here we are. Twenty-four hours until certain doom. So why on Earth would I put myself in front a television when I know I’ll be figuratively punched in the dong? Because I am a very stupid person, obviously. Michigan is at home for their annual showdown on Saturday with THE Ohio State University in what should be a massacre. The Buckeyes are the third-ranked team in the country...

Buckeyes and Wolverines Clash Once Again

Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer has still not lost a game in the nearly two full seasons as the head Buckeye. Meyer brings his third ranked Buckeyes(11-0, 7-0 in the Big Ten) into Michigan Stadium for a noon ET kickoff against the Wolverines(7-4, 3-4 in the Big Ten) on Saturday. The Wolverines have struggled since they beat Notre Dame on September 7th, since then they...
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